Tatyana Design Blog

Ethical Clothing Australia Re-Accreditation 2017 July 28, 2017 16:37

Tatyana Design is re-accredited for the sixth year in the row! … Continue reading 


Melbourne Fashion Festival February 10, 2017 17:33

It is that time of the year in Melbourne again!  Air is full of buzz and excitement! VA Melbourne Fashion Festival is almost upon us! We will be joining The Fashion Advocate runway  on 11 of March Hope to see you … Continue reading


Classic French Jacket- Final Day January 29, 2017 21:08

Our final day together… Continue reading 

 


Classic French Jacket - "creating a woolly mammoth" January 24, 2017 19:41

Cutting is completed.
My "sandwich" acquired a Swiss batiste layer … Continue reading 

Day One begins January 23, 2017 19:15

Day One and no more dilemmas – just wonderful days of learning … Continue reading 


Classic French Jacket - Dilemma #2 January 20, 2017 15:30

Dilemma #2 – picking the pattern and preparing the toile. … Continue reading 


Classic French Jacket - Dilemma #1 January 18, 2017 11:32

As we get closer to the first day of the Classic French Jacket course, things need to be organised … Continue reading 


Sketching the Candy Crush way January 03, 2017 14:38

When I was first invited to submit some sketches to Wowcracy for its Candy Crush project I was initially a little hesitant. My designs are usually at the maximum end of the glamour barometer. How would I interpret my nightwear … Continue reading


Divine Design with Candy Crush December 27, 2016 14:30

Taking Candy Crush from a game to a whole world of goodies that you can wear and use in everyday life has been a huge undertaking and a giant leap of faith for all involved. I am so proud to … Continue reading


Candy Crush – Shooting day! December 12, 2016 14:10

Remember how I said that my collaboration with the Candy Crush Collection had been lots of fun plus a few(!) frantic moments? Well here’s a little insight into the day we shot the collection. My models Genevieve  and Kelly were … Continue reading

Candy Crush inspirations! November 14, 2016 17:09

I am so pleased to be part of this novel collaboration!!! It has taken me in a new direction and has been lots of fun! Of course there have been a few frantic moments in the months since the first … Continue reading


Candy Crush Collection launched!!!!! November 08, 2016 02:20

Incredibly excited today!!! After months of hard work behind the scenes under a HUGE cloak of silence I am finally able to tell you all my news. The Tatyana Designs Exclusive Candy Crush Collection has been launched! Candy Crush the … Continue reading


Vampires October 31, 2016 18:52

One more year has passed… Halloween is here again… And we are remembering an amazing photoshoot by a fantastic team of creaives. Who would have believed that with my Venus robe can be so vampiric! The team: Stylist – Leonie Leonida … Continue reading


Susan Khalje is coming to Australia October 18, 2016 21:48

Susan Khalje, renowned and much-sought-after teacher of Haute Couture is in Australia for the 2017 Teaching Tour. She is delivering Classic French Jacket in Melbourne!… Continue reading 


Empress Dream by Luna July 21, 2016 15:44

Well-known Melbourne make-up artist and photographer Luna got to work on my Empress Dream nightgown from the collection of the same name. With her moody olde-worlde lighting and luxurious full-blown roses I feel she has really captured the essence of … Continue reading


Divine Design with Candy Crush July 05, 2016 10:05

Some very special news today – our collection exclusively designed for Candy Crush and Wowcracy has been approved!!! Yay!!! What does this mean? Candy Crush is a game, an app and yet it is much more now… You can take … Continue reading


Fortuna nightgown by day and by night July 01, 2016 13:22

One nightgown, two different models and two different photographers. How interesting to see the interpretation each photographer brings to the same nightgown. Two well known Melbourne photographers – Andrew Ashton and Luna who is also well  recognised for her work … Continue reading


The Fruit Cocktail Dress June 10, 2016 09:54

Finally I can show the project I was involved in last year!!! It all started with this photo: My girlfriend, Natalya wanted something similar. So the work began: Natalya made the dress pattern, Victoria did the applique design and digitized it … Continue reading


Ethical Clothing Australia Re-Accreditation 2016 June 01, 2016 11:02

Tatyana Design has again been accepted as a member of Ethical Clothing Australia. ECA accreditation is only given to those companies which can demonstrate their commitment in practice to the  ECA ideals. This means fair treatment of all who are involved in … Continue reading


Final Day of Transformational Reconstruction Workshop April 14, 2016 13:05

We are getting more adventurous! Adding volume everywhere and as if this was not hard enough, last garment – an origami Bamboo blouse!!! It is divine! even if a bit of a mind twister at the pattern stage. Can’t wait … Continue reading

More Transformational Reconstruction with Shingo Sato April 13, 2016 16:04

With all the excitement of yesterday, I missed all the technical details…. “Transformational Reconstruction (TR) is a method of pattern design that allows creative shaping and effects to be built into the cut of the garment as the pattern is … Continue reading

Transformational Reconstruction Technique = Fun Workshop April 12, 2016 15:47

Ever since I first saw the Transformational Reconstruction (TR) technique by Shingo Sato I have been experimenting and dreaming that one day I will join Shingo in one of the many workshops he runs across the globe. I almost flew … Continue reading

Ethical Clothing Australia new web site March 20, 2016 17:02

Ethical Clothing Australia‘s new website is now live!  Here, at Tatyana Design, we wish ECA to achieve everything they were hoping and a bit more.  We, as on e of the accredited companies, looking forward to meeting and interacting with similar … Continue reading

New stockist! February 11, 2016 12:14

After few month of work I’m very happy to announce that Opulence range is now stocked by The Dress Collection on-line store!!!  Happy shopping!